Things You Should Know about Medical Billing Services


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Accurate and efficient medical billing services are essential for the smooth functioning of any medical practice. There are certain things you should know when hiring these services.

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Things You Should Know about Medical Billing Services

  1. 1. Things You Should Know about Medical Billing Services24 hours medical billing and collection services! Does it seem impossible? No, it is notwith efficient medical billing companies offering their services round the clock. Thismeans that you receive prompt and timely payment from insurers, without the usual delays,claim denials, hassle and workload. Medical billing services provided by reputable firmsare proving to be a great support, offering tremendous relief and convenience to medicalpractitioners.What Medical Billing and Coding InvolvesMedical coding and billing is the process of submitting claims to insurance companies andfollowing them up in order to receive payment. When done in-house, these processesrequire competent billing and coding staff as well as the latest technology. This could costyou a lot in investment. Medical practitioners, hospitals, individual physicians, insurancecompanies, government and healthcare billing providers can benefit from medical billingand coding services provided by an outsourcing company.Medical billing services are available for almost all medical specialties includingpediatrics, dentistry, radiology, dermatology, nuclear medicine, chiropractic, cardiology,family practice, general surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, occupational therapy, painmanagement, and more. The services offered by medical billing companies include: • Enrollment into the billing system o Demographic information o Insurance information
  2. 2. • Verification o Insurance verification o Authorization • Coding • Billing and Reconciling of Accounts o Charge entry o Cash posting o Reconciliation • Accounts Receivable Collections o Insurance collection o Patient collection o AR follow up and collectionsSpeedy Claim Reimbursement and Many OtherAdvantagesMedical billing firms that understand the specific requirements of their clients take care todeliver better-quality and time-bound medical billing solutions to meet challenging medicalbilling requirements. They have a dedicated billing management team to deal with eachand every phase of the billing process. Utilizing advanced technology, they providecomprehensive medical billing and coding solutions to get your claims efficientlyprocessed. To get maximum reimbursement for your claims, they take care of youraccounts and capture payments by submitting and following up the claims made toinsurance companies.Here is an overview of the advantages you have with a dependable medical billingcompany taking care of your medical billing needs.
  3. 3. • Efficient processing of claims • Eliminate claim denials • Systematic follow-through of submitted claims • Accelerate your cash flow • Reduce paperwork • Reduce operating costs • Simplify workflow • Save on resources • Reduce aged receivables • Reduce accounts receivable time • Reduce labor cost • Improve patient and physician satisfaction • Reduce payroll and operational costs • Eliminate technical support costsAn efficient medical billing firm can help boost your revenue and ensure maximumfunctionality for your practice. You gain access to experts trained on privacy, security, andconfidentiality. Usually, your partnering firm would conduct weekly meetings to discussprogress and go over reports.The Right Provider for the Right Kind of SolutionsTo sum up, medical billing services are a great option for healthcare practitioners thatwish to improve their practice performance. But what is important is to hire a reputable andprofessional medical billing company having years of experience in this filed. In thisregard, you need to contact different companies offering medical billing solutions. Enquire
  4. 4. about their years of experience in the industry; look for the services the company offers;check whether they provide a comprehensive medical billing package.Contact InformationHeadquarters:8596 E. 101st Street, Suite HTulsa, OK 74133Main: (800) 670 2809Fax: (877) 835-5442